Height: 6'1" (1.85 m)
Weight: 180 (82 kg)
Age: 39 (November 02, 1981)
Birthplace: Seoul, South Korea
Residence: Scottsdale, Arizona
Family: Wife, Stephanie; Kailee
University of California-Berkeley (2003, American Studies)
Special Interests: Poker, fantasy football
Turned Professional: 2003
City plays from: Alameda, CA, United States
PGA TOURMajor Medical Extension
PGA TOUR Victories (2):2015 (1) Northern Trust Open. 2016 (1) Wells Fargo Championship.
Korn Ferry Tour Victories (1):2012 (1) The Rex Hospital Open.
Mackenzie Tour-PGA TOUR Canada Victories (2):2009 (2) TELUS Edmonton Open, Riviera Nayarit Classic.
International Victories (2):
Other Victories (2):
Career Low Round:60 - 2021 Barbasol Championship (Round 3)
Career High FedExCup Rank:#8 : 2015 Northern Trust Open
Career High Official World Golf Rank:#52 : 2016 AT&T Byron Nelson
Career Largest Paycheck:$1,314,000 : 2016 Wells Fargo Championship (Finished 1)
2020-21 Season Highlights
PGA TOURSafeway Open - Held a share of the 54-hole lead at the Safeway Open before finishing T9. Marked the third 54-hole lead/co-lead of his career (fell to 0-for-3). Shriners Hospitals for Children Open - Finished T5 at the Shriners Hospitals for Children Open to earn 100 FedExCup points towards his Major Medical Extension. Became one of two players to finish in the top 10 in at least three of the first five tournaments of the season, joining Will Zalatoris. Barbasol Championship - Shot a third-round 60 at the Barbasol Championship, the 41st 60 in PGA TOUR history, and went on to finish T5. Marked the lowest score on TOUR since Scottie Scheffler's 59 at THE NORTHERN TRUST in 2020.
|PGA TOUR (Playoff Record: 2 - 1)|
|Season||Events||Rounds||1st||2nd||3rd||Top 10||Top 25||Cuts Made||Cuts Missed||WD||FedExCup Rank||Earnings|
|(A) - Amateur|
|THE PLAYERS Championship||Masters Tournament||PGA Championship||U.S. Open||The Open Championship||WGC-HSBC Champions||WGC-Dell Technologies Match Play||WGC-FedEx St. Jude Inv||WGC-Workday Championship at The Concession|
|THE NORTHERN TRUST||Dell Technologies Championship||BMW Championship||TOUR Championship|
- Non-golf related jobs held include assistant account executive with an advertising company and shoe salesman at Nordstrom.
- Lucky charm is a car-wash coin used to mark his ball.
- Loves art and visiting art galleries and museums.
- Not many people know that he cuts his own hair.
- Has aspirations to own his own business.